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What is stopping the Education Revolution?

August 30th, 2013 · No Comments · General

There are lots of amazing people out there doing the most amazing things to bring about the education revolution every day. I am not going to name names simply because I will offend those I miss out. But there are lots of educators trying to push education beyond the archaic models of desks in rows, […]

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The ability to communicate, that’s all I want

October 16th, 2011 · 1 Comment · General

In a recent conversation with the husband to a friend of my wife, he talked about working with graduates and apprentices in his job. As this discussion developed he said this about the new recruits to his company, “I don’t care what degree they’ve done. I don’t care what A Levels they’ve got. The ability […]

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Put the brakes on

October 13th, 2011 · 12 Comments · General

I want to suggest that perhaps we should all be applying a little pressure to the brakes as regards the current Computing tide sweeping the English curriculum at secondary level. This may seem like a surprising message given that in my school we have launched Computing A Level this year as blogged about here and will […]

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